Omnitrans to remove 30,000 gallon tanks from vehicle maintenance facility

A Alessandro Elementary student holding a sign that reads, "Want to Die? Move to the Westside." Omnitrans announced during a public meeting on July 8 that they will be removing two 30,000 gallon tanks from their vehicle maintenance facility, located at 1700 W 5th St in San Bernardino.

Omnitrans announced during a public meeting on July 8 that they will be removing two 30,000 gallon tanks from their vehicle maintenance facility, located at 1700 W 5th St in San Bernardino. Chief Executive Officer Scott Graham said his company will aim to complete the transition from storage tanks to…

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Organizations hold vigil and demonstration in protest of prison expansion

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Christina Fialho of the Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement (CIVIC) speaking to organizers during a vigil held at the Adelanto Detention Center on July 9.

  Pro-immigration organizers gathered at the U.S. Immigration Customs and Enforcement (ICE) Detention Facility in Adelanto on Thursday July 9 to show support for detained immigrants and demonstrate opposition against further expansion of the prison. The prayer vigil saw organizers from the American Civil Liberties Union of Southern California (ACLU),…

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Pro-immigration advocates remain optimistic about “Health for All” bill

From left to right: Inland Empire Immigrant Youth Coalition (IEIYC) organizers Elizabeth Ojeda, Dianey Murillo, and Saira Murillo.

  The California Senate on June 2 approved a health care bill that will allow undocumented immigrants to receive health care benefits similar to Medical, despite facing opposition and undertaking amendments due to concerns over state costs. The legislation is currently being reviewed by the Assembly. Senate Bill 4 (SB-4),…

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